Fostering inclusive and supportive work environments, free from prejudice and discrimination.
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LGBTQ+ Pride is about fostering acceptance and equality across society, celebrating diversity, and addressing the threats to LGBTQ rights across the world. Businesses must have discussions on how to support their teams and create inclusive and supportive work environments, free from prejudice and discrimination.

Chartwell represents several speakers on the topics of diversity and LGBTQ issues, who can advise on best organizational practices for fostering inclusive environments.

Pride speakers

Daisy Rogers Speaker
Daisy Rogers
Professional artist, writer, creative director, Founder of Liberally and speaker on diversity
Charlotte Clymer Speaker
Charlotte Clymer
Transgender woman & Former Press Secretary, The Human Rights Campaign
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Rico Jacob Chace Speaker
Rico Jacob Chace
LGBTQIA+ and Black Rights Activist
Tom Daley Speaker
Tom Daley Speaker
Tom Daley
Professional British Diver, Olympic, European and Commonwealth Champion
Gareth Thomas Speaker
Gareth Thomas
Former Welsh Rugby Captain, former British and Irish Lions Captain and Author, ‘Stronger’, his book on living with HIV
Nicola Adams Speaker
Nicola Adams
Former professional boxer with two Olympic gold medals
Emil Wilbekin Speaker
Emil Wilbekin
Former Editor-at-Large at Essence
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Heather E. McGowan Speaker
Heather E. McGowan
Future-of-work Strategist
Nigel Owens Speaker
Nigel Owens
Insights from Rugby and Life with wit and warmth
Richard Coles Speaker
Richard Coles
After-dinner Speaker; Priest, Broadcaster and former Communard
Jennifer Brown Speaker
Jennifer Brown
Author, "Inclusion: Diversity, the New Workplace & the Will to Change"
Vivienne Ming Speaker
Vivienne Ming
Theoretical Neuroscientist, Technologist & Entrepreneur
Inga Beale Speaker
Inga Beale
CEO, Lloyd's of London (2013-2018)
Matt Lindley Speaker
Matt Lindley
Former Royal Air Force pilot
Sarah McBride Speaker
Sarah McBride
Transgender Rights Activist - US Senator for the State of Delaware.
Leah Gilliam Speaker
Leah Gilliam
VP of Education, Strategy & Innovation, Girls Who Code
David Mixner Speaker
David Mixner
Human Rights Activist
Jennifer Finney Boylan Speaker
Jennifer Finney Boylan
New York Times Columnist & Transgender Rights Pioneer
Megan Smith Speaker
Megan Smith
Former Chief Technology Officer of the United States
Caroline Paige
Caroline Paige Speaker
Caroline Paige
Transgender Former British Army Officer


Pride 2022
Speakers for Pride Month, June 2022